Marcus Morris was born and raised in Ohio and attended The Columbus College of Art & Design. In addition, he spent six months studying Art and Photography at The Michaelis School of Fine Art at The University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa. He is a portrait photographer and creative producer who's work centers queer people and performers. He is currently researching a long term photo project focused on Black and Queer communities in Appalachia. He is based in Brooklyn, NY.